FROM:AD INTEVIEWS: Jakob + MacFarlane / FRAC Centre

JAKOB+MACFARLANE architecture|urbanism|design|research is a multidisciplinary and multicultural architecture agency based in Paris, France. It’s work explores digital technology both as a conceptual tool and as a means of production, using new materials to create a more flexible and responsive environment. Dominique Jakob, born in France, is graduated from the Ecole d’Architecture Paris-Villemin (1991) after having received a degree in Art History from the Université de Paris I (1990). Brendan MacFarlane, born in New Zealand and graduated from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (Sci-Arc) in Los Angeles (1984), received his Master degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Architecture in Boston (1990). Their main projects include the Restaurant Georges Pompidou Centre (2000), the reconstruction of the theater of Pont-Audemer in Normandy (2001), the library Florence Loewy Books by Artists in Paris (2001 ) New Communication Center for Renault in Métal 57 constructed by Vasconi in Boulogne-Billancourt (2004) Ricard Foundation (2007) and Docks – City of Fashion and Design, 100 housing Herold in Paris (2008), the Orange Cube and RBC showroom in Lyon in 2010 and the FRAC Centre in Orléans (2013). Recent projects are the headquarters for the international news channel Euronews in Lyon, the Conservatory of Dance and Music in Noisy-le-Sec, and and urban plan for the city center of Knokke-Heist, Belgium. Jakob + MacFarlane has been invited to participate in selected international competitions such as the New Contemporary Art Museum in Liège, Belgium, the International Competition for the Taipei Performing Arts Center in Taipei, Taiwan and the Mumbai Memorial Competition site in Mumbai, India. Their projects have been exhibited in museums around the world, including the Victoria & Albert Museum (London, 2003) at SFMOMA (San Francisco, 2004) at the Museum of Architecture (Moscow , 2000) to the Artist Space (New York, 2003), Carnegie Melon (USA, 2001) at the Mori Art Museum (Tokyo, 2004) at the Centre Pompidou, the Pavillon de l’Arsenal (Paris), the Bartlett School Gallery (London, 1997) as well as international architecture festival Orleans / Archilab (1999, 2001, 2003). They were also part of the French selection for the Biennale of Architecture in Venice in 2002, and the international selection in 2004 and 2008. Publications: ‘FRAC Centre – Les Turbulences’ (HYX 2013) – ‘Phase – The Architecture of Jakob + MacFarlane’ (AADCU 2012) – ‘Jakob + MacFarlane – Les Docks’ (HYX 2011) – ‘Hors-Serie #02 – Jakob + Macfarlane ‘ (Archistorm 2011) – ‘Jakob + MacFarlane’ (NeoArchitecture 2006)

JAKOB + MACFARLANE建築|都市主義|設計|研究是一個多學科和多元文化的建築機構,總部設在法國巴黎。它的工作探索了數字技術作為概念工具和生產手段,使用新材料創建更靈活和響應更快的環境。 Dominique Jakob,出生於法國,在巴黎第一大學(1990年)獲得藝術史學位後,於1991年畢業於巴黎高等建築學院(Ecole d’Architecture Paris-Villemin)。 Brendan MacFarlane,出生於新西蘭,畢業於洛杉磯南加州建築學院(Sci-Arc)(1984年),獲得波士頓哈佛大學建築學院碩士學位(1990年)。他們的主要項目包括蓬皮杜餐廳中心(2000年),諾曼底Pont-Audemer劇院的重建(2001年),巴黎藝術家的佛羅倫薩洛伊圖書館(2001年),由梅塔爾雷諾新通信中心建造的Vasconi in Boulogne-Billancourt(2004)Ricard Foundation(2007)和Docks – 時尚與設計之城,100家Herold在巴黎(2008年),Orange Cube和RBC 2010年在里昂展出,以及奧爾良FRAC中心(2013年) 。最近的項目是里昂國際新聞頻道Euronews,Noisy-le-Sec舞蹈和音樂音樂學院的總部,以及比利時克諾克海斯特市中心的城市規劃。雅各布+麥克法蘭已被邀請參加精選的國際比賽,如比利時列日的新當代藝術博物館,台灣台北的台北表演藝術中心國際比賽以及印度孟買的孟買紀念比賽場地。他們的項目已在世界各地的博物館展出,包括維多利亞和阿爾伯特博物館(倫敦,2003年),SFMOMA(舊金山,2004年),建築博物館(莫斯科,2000年),藝術家空間(紐約,2003年) ,Carnegie Melon(美國,2001年)在森林藝術博物館(東京,2004年),蓬皮杜藝術中心,巴黎Pavillon de l’Arsenal,巴特利特學校畫廊(倫敦,1997年)以及國際建築節奧爾良/ Archilab(1999,2001,2003)。他們也是2002年威尼斯建築雙年展法國評選的一部分,以及2004年和2008年的國際評選。出版物:’FRAC中心 – Les Turbulences’(HYX 2013) – ‘階段 – 雅各佈建築+ MacFarlane ‘(AADCU 2012) – ‘Jakob + MacFarlane – Les Docks’(HYX 2011) – ‘Hors-Serie#02 – Jakob + Macfarlane’(Archistorm 2011) – ‘Jakob + MacFarlane’(NeoArchitecture 2006)




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